Day 1: Digital Writing, Fall 2015

Today is day 1 of Digital Writing! This is an undergraduate course at DePaul, which my department recently developed and made part of the core curriculum for our Professional Writing Minor. This is a fun class to teach: we make videos, develop blogs, and students work together to create a “Multimedia Change Campaign.”

Here’s an overview of the course.

And here are a few slides from today’s class, which introduce the course and guide the students as they tackle their first task: writing their Technology Autobiography as a multimodal blog post…